Language Milestones 1 to 2 Years: First Words, Gestures, and More

Language Milestones 1 to 2 Years: First Words, Gestures, and More


Language milestones are successes that mark various stages of language development. They are both receptive (hearing and understanding) and expressive (speech). This means that in addition to being able to make sounds and words, your baby also needs to be able to hear and understand.